Bulletin December 1, 2019


December 1, 2019

The Prelude & Lighting of Candles

Lighting of Advent Candle

Call to Worship Hymn: Emmanuel – Page 204                   

The Welcome and Invocation: Dennis Wilkes

Affirmation of Faith:  The Apostles’ Creed – Page 881


Hymn of Grace: I Know Whom I Have Believed – Page714

Hymn of Grace: – My Hope is Built – Page 368

Responsive Reading: Psalm 85 – Page 806 – Clifford McKenzie 

Celebrations, Joys and Concerns: Dennis Wilkes

Lord’s Prayer: Congregation

Gloria Patri – Page 70 (recite)

Gifts of Our Tithes and Offerings – Doxology

Greet One Another – We welcome all visitors

Sermon: Waiting For the Blessed Hope

Titus 2:11-13

Closing Hymn: When We All Get to Heaven  – Page 701

Closing Prayer and Benediction: Dennis Wilkes

Prayer List:

Phyllis Freels, Bryce Wiley, Tommy Kelly,  Chuck Wirth, Rylan Gowder (Roger and Faye Craven grandson), Lynn Phinney (Clifford’s Daughter),  Elizabeth Ivester, Bobby Beatty, George Holbrook 

The Pastor and all members of Confidence UMC and all those lifted up in prayer during this time of worship.

Church Calendar and Updates:

  • Adult Sunday School at 10:00 till 10:45 AM
  • Bible Study Wed. December 4 @ 6:00 PM 
  • Church Council Meeting Wed. Dec. 18 @ 7:00 PM

Birthdays Celebrations for December:

Roger Craven 12/3, Ella Craven 12/7, Don Tabor 12/12,                         Joe Caples 12/15, Patrick Kelly 12/17

Anniversaries for December: 

George and Linda Dean 12/5, Dennis and Barbara Wilkes 12/26

Sermon Notes: Waiting For the Blessed Hope

Jesus Came to this world at the appointed time as promised in scripture.  He will come again as promised.  Be Ready!

Welcome: All are welcome at this worship celebration.  We especially welcome our first-time guests.  Please visit us again soon.

Pastor’s E-mail address: dbwilkes@windstream.net

Home Phone – 706-282-0499

Web site – avalonngumc.org